Mark Wrathall’s research focuses on the existential
and phenomenological traditions in philosophy.
He appears in the film Being in the World.
Mark Wrathall is particularly interested in phenomenological accounts of perception, language, art, religion, and law. Wrathall is the author of Heidegger on Truth, Language and History, How to Read Heidegger, and he has edited several collections of essays, including A Companion to Phenomenology and Existentialism and Religion after Metaphysics.
His recent articles draw on the work of Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Sartre, Nietzsche, and Pascal. He has taught courses over the past few years on phenomenology, existentialism, perception, art, and the philosophy of law. Wrathall is currently working on a book-length manuscript on Heidegger’s later work, and editing The Cambridge Companion to Heidegger’s Being and Time.
Mark Wrathall's films
An exploration of being human
in a technological age
An exploration of
Sex, Love and Monogamy
with Dan Savage & Christopher Ryan